Cannibal Corpse drummer Paul Mazurkiewicz has been announced as the special guest judge for round 5 of Heavy MTL‘s battle of the bands where the cities heaviest and loudest bands take to the stage for a chance to win one of two prized spots on the Heavy MTL 2012 lineup at Parc Jean-Drapeau from August 11 to 12.
Heavy MTL 2012 Lineup – www.heavymtl.com/2-
Round 5 will take place at Les Katacombes (1635 St. Laurent) on Wednesday, May 16th with the following competing bands Bookakee, Crosstituition, First Fragment and Through Death for the death metal / grindcore night.
About Cannibal Corpse (source: cannibalcorpse.net)
Returning with the ceaselessly hostile Torture, Cannibal Corpse prove that when it comes to combining unrestrained maliciousness, involving song writing and technical precision they still have no equal, once again fortifying their position at the forefront of death metal. The twelfth full-length of their inspiring twenty-four year career, the Floridian quintet have never sounded so vital, the album building upon the wealth of powerful, dark, and memorable songs comprising 2006’s Kill and 2009’s Evisceration Plague and pointedly upping the ante at every turn. While this marks the latest progression in the band’s sound, Torture also witnesses a return to what drummer Paul Mazurkiewicz accurately terms “the frenzied attack of Butchered At Birth (1991) or Tomb Of The Mutilated (1992)”, infusing the band’s advanced musicianship with the raw savagery that haunted their earlier releases, and in the process conceiving the definitive Cannibal Corpse record.
From the moment the aptly titled “Demented Aggression” explodes to life in a storm of blistering riffs and turbulent drums it is unequivocally apparent that the band are at their ruthless best, and everything that follows backs this up vehemently. From the monstrous chugging of “Sarcophagic Frenzy” to the deeply
Wednesday / Mercredi – May / Mai 16
Les Katacombes, 1635 St. Laurent (corner / coin Ontario)
8:30pm – $12 – 18+
Les Productions Dungeonworks et Evenko présentent / Dungeonworks Productions and Evenko present:
EN ROUTE VERS HEAVY MTL 2012 – BATTLE 5
avec JUGE INVITÉ / with GUEST JUDGE:
Paul Mazurkiewicz of Cannibal Corpse
SOIRÉE DEATH MÉTAL/GRINDCORE
avec / with